THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924. Jo MORA, Roland G. WATKINS.
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924
THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924

THE BEAR-CAT MUSKETEER. 1924

Chicago: Military Training Camps Association of the United States, 1924. First Edition. Illustrated Cloth. 146 (1) (13 adverts) pages. Profusely illustrated from drawings by Jo Mora and local artists and vintage photographs. Dark blue cloth; gilt front cover titling. 7 3/4" x 10 1/2". This is the 1924 Annual book published by the Ninth Corps Area (Camp Del Monte, California) of the Citizens' Military Training Camp program, started in 1921. The program was started by the United States Army as a training program in the National Defense. Unlike the organized Reserve and National Guard, participants in the Camps had no ongoing military obligation. Jo Mora (1876-1947) was a Uruguay-born American cowboy, artist, sculptor and writer who spent many years living and working on the Monterey peninsula. Gilmore B13 refers to Mora as "Major, F. A. ORC". Several pages of advertisements in vintage fonts and styles. A Verey Good Plus copy (some edgewear, especially at spine-ends), now in a custom clear mylar protective jacket. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING of our books via media mail, to any United States address. Very Good Plus / Custom Clear Mylar. Item #2062

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Price: $85.00

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